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posted 10/25/2019
An investigative reporter for Capital & Main shares how data, investigative smarts and stubborn persistence eventually culminated in new state legislation.
posted 10/26/2017
Are California regulators in denial about the dangers of lead? The state's response to previous lead-poisoning crises raise plenty of doubts.

Joe Rubin's Blog

An investigative reporter for Capital & Main shares how data, investigative smarts and stubborn... more »
posted 10/25/19
Are California regulators in denial about the dangers of lead? The state's response to previous... more »
posted 10/26/17

Joe Rubin's Work

How an agency charged with protecting public health gave talking points to the lead-battery industry.
Health officials took eight days to send letters to parents of children possibly contaminated by lead. And not everyone received a letter.
Santa Clara County has not revealed how many of the children who attended a now-shuttered gymnastics facility have been tested for lead.